Nothing much happens; bedtime stories for grown-ups
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Bedtime stories for grownups, in which nothing much happens, you feel good and then you fall asleep.
||CleanGetting The Tree||Our story this week is called “Getting the Tree” and it’s a story about a Holiday tradition that’s been updated from childhood, it’s also about a champagne toast, sharing a quiet moment and the kindness of a stranger.||12/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBustle in the city||Our story tonight is called “Bustle in the City” and it’s a story about watching the streets of a downtown come to life on a dark December night. It’s also about the merriness of seeing friends at the height of the holiday season, the quiet...||12/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe day after Thanksgiving||Our story tonight is called “The day after Thanksgiving” and it’s a story about enjoying the quiet after a big day, and looking forward to the season to come. It’s also about being in your pajamas for as long as you like, the best way to pop...||11/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA rainy day, making soup||Our story tonight is called “A rainy day, making soup” and it’s a story about feeling lit up from the inside when it gets dark and gloomy out. It’s also about a drink of something special, a welcome home kiss and falling asleep on the sofa...||11/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA cool walk and a hot bath||Our story tonight is called "A cool walk and a hot a bath" and it’s a story about those particular days right on the edge of Autumn and Winter when the wind is changing and there are pleasures to be found in being outside and in being in. It’s...||11/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDucks in a row||Our story tonight is called “Ducks in a row” and it’s a story about a slow paced sunday, several cups of tea,and having the time to do the things you need to. It’s also about a shared loaf of banana bread, watching a cold wind blow through the...||11/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHalloween, in an old house||Our story tonight is called "Halloween, in an old house" and it’s a story about making friends with whoever you share your space with. It’s also about getting to be someone else for a bit and the contagious excitement of children on one of their...||10/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAt the mill, with pumpkins and cider||Our story tonight is called “At the mill, with pumpkins and cider” and it’s a story about an afternoon in the cool autumn air doing some favorite things. It’s also about taking the time to let a moment unfold, a childhood memory and a shared...||10/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAt the farmers market, on a Fall morning.||Our story tonight is called “At the Farmer’s Market, on a Fall Morning and it’s a story about the abundance of autumn and the bustle of a busy neighborhood market. It’s also about the feeling of looking forward to the winter and of looking...||10/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIn the library||Our story tonight is called “In the Library” and it’s a story about a day spent in the cool quiet company of books. It’s also about an early morning cup of coffee, the first cool days of Autumn and the excitement of a new book.||10/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe last warm days||Our story tonight is called “The Last Warm Days” and it’s a story about enjoying the heat of summer before the Autumn comes to take it’s place. It’s also about sheets dried in the sun, the smell of tomato plants and taking time to do as one...||8/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIn the kitchen, during a storm||Our story tonight is called “In the kitchen, during a storm” and it’s a story about doing something simple with great care. It’s also about the cool breeze that comes with a storm, remembering a sweet time in your past and listening to records...||7/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA walk in the woods||Our story tonight is called A walk in the woods and it’s a story about getting far out into nature and trading in your usual cares for the sights and sounds of the countryside. It’s also about the pleasures of wandering, whirlybirds falling to the...||6/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSummer Vacation||Our story tonight is called Summer Vacation and it’s a story about the feeling of freedom and having lots of time ahead of you to do what you like. It’s also about planning sweet things with someone special, the fresh harvest of the late summer...||6/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSummer Nights||Our story tonight is called “Summer Nights” and it’s a story about a day at the lake with friends, a huge summer feast and sweet night air. It’s also about the feeling of realizing when something is good and being happy about it.||6/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAfternoon nap||Our story tonight is called “Afternoon nap” and it’s a story about the best kind of nap, the one you didn’t think you had time for. It’s also about enjoying small luxuries and the serendipity of unexpected free time.||6/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEarly to yoga||Our story tonight is called “Early to Yoga” and it’s a story about the comfort of a quiet safe place. It’s also about the feeling of privacy and the ease and serenity that come from someone showing you a little tenderness and affection.||6/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThree good things||Our story tonight is called Three Good Things and it’s about reminding yourself of some of the simple happy moments that happen during the day. Sometimes good stuff slips through our brains without leaving much of a trace, while scary upsetting...||5/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe windows were open||Our story tonight is called “The windows were open” and it’s a story about a sunny summer day by the lake, solitude, and strawberries. It’s also about the feeling of being free from a schedule and deadlines, and about doing some favorite things.||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSome days||Today’s bedtime story is short and not so much a story as just some reminders for when you’ve had a crumby day, so we’re releasing it as a bonus episode.||5/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpring in the Yard||Our story tonight is called “Spring in the yard” and it’s a story about getting outside at the end of a long winter, being in the fresh air and tidying things up. It’s also about quiet companionship, dogs, and the last fire of the season.||5/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClosing up shop||Our story tonight is called “Closing up shop” and it’s a story about a book shop at the end of the day. Lev Grossman wrote in The Magician’s Land “It didn’t matter where you were, if you were in a room full of books you were at least...||5/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNothing Much Happens - Ep 1 - A Block From Home||Bedtime stories for grownups||4/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Sometimes - I don’t even make it to the story because your voice is so soothing & instantly puts me to sleep! These stories (when I do actually hear them) are beautiful & calming. Thank you for what you do.
Best sleep podcast around!
I have tried many sleep podcasts/apps over the years but this one is, hands down, the BEST. Kathryn’s voice is soothing, the stories are delightful enough to make me smile on the first reading, and I never hear the end of the second reading. It used to take me 45mins or more to fall asleep but no more!
This is by far the best sleep/relaxation podcast I’ve ever listened to. It’s so calming and soothing. I look forward to listening to these lovely stories every night now! I get super excited whenever a new episode comes out :)